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KINGFISHER COTTAGE Beachfront at Bay of Fires

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Kingfisher Cottage, formerly one of the Bay of Fires Character Cottages, has the absolute best location at the Bay of Fires. You only have to walk a few steps to be sitting on Binalong Bay Beach, or even less will have you sitting on the deck at the local restaurant. This cottage has been a favourite holiday destination for many years. Recently the new owner has purchased all new bedding, kitchen accessories, large flat screen TV & DVD, dining table, couches and really comfy deck furniture, to help their guests enjoy the wonderful experience that is the Bay of Fires. They even supply gourmet coffee! FREE FAST WIFI is available. There is a new full length, ENLARGED DECK. We also have new flooring fitted.

The cottage has been repainted throughout, giving it a beautiful relaxed beach ambience, which is bright and airy. You will just love your stay here, and won't want to go home.

Kingfisher Cottage sleeps 6 guests, in 2 bedrooms, both with views of Binalong Beach and along the Bay of Fires. There is a large open plan living/dining/kitchen, with ocean and beach views from all areas. One bathroom services the cottage, with a brand new vanity.

If you want to really experience the Bay of Fires - up close and personal - then this is the cottage for you.

Main features at a glance

* FREE WIFI connected via the NBN

* NO ADDITIONAL CLEANING FEE CHARGED

* Open plan living/dining/kitchen, views of the Bay of Fires

* Master bedroom with queen size bed, with beach & ocean views

* Family bedroom sleeps 4, there is a queen bed, and an adult size trundle, which can lift up and be either slept in side-by-side or make 2 separate singles, also with ocean views, and a wall-mounted TV

* Heated towel .

* Laundry, with washing machine, electric dryer, and large sink

* Family bathroom, shower, brand new vanity and toilet

* All linen, including towels, and face cloths supplied, commercially laundered

* Quality Beach towels supplied

* WeberQ on deck

* Comfortable deck furniture

* Kitchen has dishwasher, fridge, brand new electric cooktop

* Gourmet Coffee Pod machine

* All cutlery, crockery, glassware supplied

* Basic pantry supplies available

* Large flat screen TV with DVD

STAY FOR 7 NIGHTS SPECIAL DEAL

FREE BOTTLE OF WINE, as well as $100 DISCOUNT off our usual rate, if you spend 7 NIGHTS with us!

More Details

Owner
Jan Welsh
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 22, 2018

Amenities

Binalong Bay Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Modern shower, toilet and vanity. No bath due to tank water only
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , The 2 single beds, one single with lift up trundle
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(67 traveler reviews)

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KINGFISHER COTTAGE Beachfront at Bay of Fires
average rating of 4.925373 based on 67 reviews
5

Perfect Short Family Vacay

  • 5 of 5

This place was absolutely perfect for my family. My partner and our two kids (aged 10 and 12) had a wonderful time in this immaculately clean and perfectly appointed accommodation. Sensational views, ideal location to many beaches, bush walks and lovely restaurant. We love this part of Tasmania and I felt truly at home. Looking forward to coming back.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2018
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is a perfect spot for a family vacation. And nice that you stayed long enough to fully appreciate it. So glad you are coming back to visit, as you were perfect guests. Thank you
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5

Fabulous location

  • 5 of 5

Excellent views, comfortable and thoughtfully equipped. The extras such as beach towels and throw rugs much appreciated. We braved a swim over the road and it was beautiful - warmer than expected! Had a lovely lunch at next door restaurant but it is not open all days so check and bring your own food supplies if needed as nowhere else to eat out. Some mosquitos around but thankfully flywires on windows and doors. Drive to nearby Gardens and there are numerous stops at stunning beaches of white sand and azure waters. It is not cheap but a lot cheaper than fancy lodge nearby and hard to imagine commensurately greater views or comfort than Kingfisher Cottage.

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2018
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Super to hear you enjoyed your stay and Kingfisher Cottage's fabulous location. Come back soon!
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5

Excellent experience

  • 5 of 5

Jam was brilliant in communicating with us- she let us know the property was ready early via email and text.

The property was amazing- with milk and all sorts of food items.

The rooms were both brilliant, the view stunning, the restaurant two doors down perfect.

Everything was just right. Our only regret is that we were so limited in time! Thank you, fingers crossed we will be back!

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Such a shame that guests often can't stay long enough to really enjoy the experience of the Bay of Fires - and especially the great location of Kingfisher Cottage. Always great to hear that I can make people happy though :)
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5

Dazzling view

  • 5 of 5

I can’t do more than confirm all the other 5 star reviews. Perfect location, beautifully appointed , fabulous Binalong Bay. For us it was unaccustomed luxury but very worthwhile.

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Just what we want to hear. That our guests have enjoyed the location and comfort that is Kingfisher Cottage. I hope you come back again soon and spoil yourselves
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
5

My dream beach house

  • 5 of 5

Jan has thought of everything to make your stay a wonderful one. Great beachy decor, rugs on outdoor setting balcony if you feel cool enjoying morning cup of tea.

Beautiful view & you can listen to ocean whist drifting off to sleep. Lichen restaurant is practically next door & great place to dine . Breakfast you would need to bring own supplies . Highly recommend & would like to have stayed longer.

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks fir a great review. The owner has done a great job of making Kingfisher Cottage feel like a real Beachhouse. And with the location do close to everything that the Bay of Fires has to offer- it can't help but be a winner!
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Queensland, Australia
4

Dream location

  • 4 of 5

This ‘Beach shack’ dose have the best view ever of Binalong Bay (Bay of Fires) and it’s only 30 meters from the only restaurant and wood fired pizzeria in Binalong Bay

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed the great views, and Lichen Restaurant. Thank you
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Map

Nearest Airport
150 Kilometres
Launceston
Nearest Barpub
20 Metres
Lichen Restaurant
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
St Helens Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
20 Metres
Lichen Restaurant
Nearest Beach
20 Metres
Binalong Bay Beach
Car: recommended
Other Activities:

Bay of Fires Coastline

Tour the Bay of Fires with Bay of Fires Eco Tours.

Go on a four-wheel driving tour with Tas4x4Tours.

Both within walking distance from the property

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Rates & Availability

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

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